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Can I reuse the name of a project that has been archived or suspended?
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Yes! You can re-use a project name as long as you are a project owner. 

 

Here's how...

If the project that is currently using the name has been archived, you will need to unarchive it first:

 

Unarchiving a project:

  1. Go to your dashboard.
  2. Click on Archived.
  3. Click the check box next to the project that you need to un-archive and then click the Reactivate button.


 

Next, give the project a different name:

 

 

Renaming a project:

  1. Go to the project page.  The URL for the project page looks like: glitch.com/~[project-name] 
    Be sure to replace [project-name] with the actual project name.
  2. Click on the current project name and then type in a new name.  
  3. After you do this, you can re-archive the app if you like.


Now, you should be able to apply the original name of the project to a different project that you own.

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